Leicester Physics Centre

Welcome to the Leicester Physics Centre

The Leicester Physics Centre is sponsored by the Institute of Physics and hosted by the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leicester.

It presents a series of physics-based evening lectures with the aim of promoting the wonder of science to the public. People of all ages, both children and adults, are welcome to attend and schools are encouraged to participate. The lectures focus on interdisciplinary activities between the different sciences, as well as science and the arts.

Forthcoming events:

All events are free and open to the public.

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Contact Leicester Physics Centre

For enquiries or to book a place, please contact:

Kiri Humphreys
0116 252 3570 (office hours)


Dr Darren Wright


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The Leicester Physics Centre is sponsored by the Institute of Physics.


Leicester Physics Centre is pleased to present "The Library of Light" - a talk by Jo Joelson, former artist in residence within the Radio and Space Plasma Physics group in the Department of Physics & Astronomy. The talk takes place on June 10th at 18:30. Click on the image below for more information.

Jo Joelson Talk